The Tooele Education Foundation is the proud sponsor of the Children’s Book Festival (CBF) held annually in Tooele County, Utah. We celebrate reading with children, families, and the community, and all who share a passion for reading.
Our mission is to advance the cause of reading in Tooele County.
The Children’s Book Festival strives to encourage, promote, strengthen and enhance reading. The Festival creates opportunities to inspire and motivate children early in their live, by instilling in them a sense of wonder, stimulate their imagination and foster a curiosity that is inspired by reading– helping them become life-long readers and learners.
The Children’s Book Festival strives to …
- Provide the opportunity for children to personally meet authors and artists.
- Provide motivation, inspiration and increase the desire in young people to read.
- Have fun together as families in the name of books. learning and literacy.
- Create collaboration and cooperation between organizations and individuals who share the passion for reading.
- Help children become better readers and learners filled with a sense of wonder thereby opening new worlds of learning to children.